When we look at the world’s carbon taxes, as economists we can think of Arthur Pigou and correcting market failure.
Occupying billions of hours and dollars, tax preparation in the United States could be much simpler if we just copied Estonia.
Reading the 2022 World Happiness Report, I wonder whether its six variables are what we should use to rank happy countries.
Although new U.S. legislation, if passed, includes paid paternity leave, researchers say that much more is necessary for new dads to do it.
Different from its neighbor Denmark, Sweden’s pandemic policy emphasized voluntary guidelines rather than a mandatory lockdown.
Whether we look at a cartoon on women’s “mental load” at home or a recent study on the gender pay gap in Denmark, the problem is the mommy penalty.
In Denmark, the government automatically prepares people’s taxes. Because they already have the data they need, the tax authority calculates everyone’s income taxes and sends them notice of how much they owe or will receive as a refund. With 80%…